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Maya Rudolph Sets Premiere Date and Books Guests for NBC Variety Show

April 16, 2014 (8:21 am) GMT
The former 'Up All Night' star is set to reunite with fellow 'Saturday Night Live' alumni Andy Samberg and Fred Armisen in the one-hour special.

New updates on 's variety show special have emerged. Titled "The Maya Rudolph Show", the one-hour special which will serve as a pilot for a possible ongoing version is set to air May 19 at 10 P.M. on NBC.

Guest list for the show has also been revealed. Rudolph's fellow "" alumni and , , Chris Parnell, and will appear as guests, with as musical performer and serving as bandleader.

"SNL" creator Lorne Michaels executive produces the variety show special along with Rudolph, David Javerbaum, Erin David and Dave Becky.

After leaving "SNL" in 2007, Rudolph has starred in a number of films including 2011's "" which reunited her with another former "SNL" regular, . She also had a regular role on NBC's "", but the show was canceled following one of the leads, 's departure.

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